Waldo Emerson Sagar

13 May 1895–10 May 1953 (Age 57)
Erie, Monroe, Michigan, United States

The Life of Waldo Emerson

When Waldo Emerson Sagar was born on 13 May 1895, in Erie, Monroe, Michigan, United States, his father, Frederick William Sagar, was 31 and his mother, Addie Elizabeth Shigley, was 37. He lived in Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 10 May 1953, in Dearborn, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 57.

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Waldo Emerson Sagar
Blanch V. Boyd

Spouse and Children

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    Frederick William Sagar


    Addie Elizabeth Shigley




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 8

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 17

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 Indian (Panjab, Gujarat): Hindu and Sikh name from Sanskrit sāgara ‘ocean’.2 English: variant of Seager .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Waldo E Sagar in household of Fredrick W Sagar, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Waldo E Sager in household of Fred W Sager, "United States Census, 1900"

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